Scientists are applauding Ridley Scott's The Martian for their appropriate and correct use of science in the movie. However, the acting might be too good. Too good to the point in which many filmgoers thought that the film was based on a an actual, real-life, true story.
Even though no human has ever stepped foot on Mars.
I think Matt Damon might have been a little too convincing perhaps. Let's take a look at those who have taken to Twitter to laugh at family, friends, and maybe even themselves for taking the film a lot more seriously than they should have.
Come on, people.
Hopefully you've read this article before accidentally revealing to people that you too thought this film was real.
Now, I can't wait for humans to actually wander the surface of Mars, especially with the recent discovery of water!